Extending Learning Within and Beyond the Classroom

Student Engagement

Outdoor Recreation: Adventure Trip Leaders

Description:

Outdoor Recreation offers student led adventure trips for current UofSC Columbia students, faculty and staff. Trips include climbing/bouldering, whitewater kayaking, backpacking, skiing/snowboarding, canoeing, mountain biking, and much more.

Recruitment date:

Adventure Trip leaders are selected from current student employees that work within the Outdoor Recreation program.

Qualifications:

Trip leaders must complete trip leader training as well as demonstrate competency with skills associated with the trip that they are leading. Trip leaders are expected to maintain CPR, AED, SFA, BBP certifications. Wilderness First Responder certification in addition to skill specific certifications are preferred.

Class requirement:

N/A

Training:

Participation and completion of the trip leader training program is required.

Meeting time:

Pre-trip and post-trip meetings are required.

Time Commitment:

We offer currently offer day and weekend trips.

Contact(s):

Blain Foley, Outdoor Recreation Coordinator, foleyb@mailbox.sc.edu

Social Media Sites:

Facebook: www.facebook.com/UofSC.OREC

Twitter: @ORec_USC

Website:

campusrec.sc.edu/orec

Pay:

Per Trip.